Do not smoke for at least 2 days after your surgery.
Smoke can irritate your nose and delay healing.
Moreover, can u smoke with a new nose piercing?
I’m sure you‘ll be fine; just don’t get so drunk you fall flat on your face! And you may want to avoid sleeping on it if possible. I smoked when I got mine pierced. … Wouldn’t recommend exhaling through your nose but I smoked and had a few beers after going to work the day I got mine done.
Then, how long does it take your septum to heal?
A septum piercing does most of its healing in 2 or 3 months, though it can take as long as 6 to 8 months to heal completely for some people.
Are septum piercings dangerous?
Septum piercings have the same risks as most piercings, but some are more serious than others. Septums are not as likely to get infected as most piercings as there is plenty of mucous membranes (yuck) to fight off infections in your nose. Really the only risk is if putting in low-quality jewellery.
Can you drink alcohol after septum piercing?
Avoid drinking any alcohol for the first 4-5 days after receiving your piercing, as it can promote bleeding and increase swelling. The use of any recreational drugs should also be avoided as it may slow the healing process.
Can you drink after getting your nose pierced?
Don’t drink alcohol or caffeine before or right after your piercing. This can cause blood thinning and lead to excessive bleeding, bruising around the piercing site, and extra pain. … To be safe, avoid drinking any alcohol until a few days after you‘ve had the piercing done.
Is 38 too old for a nose piercing?
Society has conditioned us to think that piercings and tattoos are reserved only for the young… But let us say it for the people in the back: Anyone can get pierced! Anyone of any age can get pierced (… Except minors in some cases)! Anyone of any size can get pierced!